Ilayathalapathi Vijay who is on a roll with back to back blockbusters is currently shooting for his new movie Beast under the direction of Nelson Dileep Kumar. The film happens to be his 65th. It is now officially confirmed that Vijay is teaming up with Telugu filmmaker Vamshi Paidipally for his 66th which will be produced by Sri Venkateswara Films.
"With immense pleasure and happiness, we at Sri Venkateshwara Creations announce our first ever Tamil film with Thalapathy Vijay. We are extremely excited about this much-anticipated project and could not have asked for a better beginning than being associated with Thalapathy Vijay. This will for sure be the proudest project for us," the statement from the production house read.
Vamsi Paidipally’s last directorial was 2019 release Maharshi, starring Mahesh Babu and Pooja Hegde in the lead roles. He has also directed films such as Munna, Brindavanam, Yevadu, and Oopiri. The project marks the first collaboration of Raju, Paidipally and Vijay.